Passionate and keen assistant herdsman/ calf rearer/ experienced relief milker looking for a permanent position
4 years bilogy and large animal veterinary education.
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Kubota tractor, scrapping
Internationa tractor, scrapping
Kubota loader feeding
John Deere, rolling
Fendt, moving muck
JCB pivot steer & Merlo side boom feeding, moving bales, moving calfs, picking up down cows with hoist, moving muck heaps, unloading loads of milk powder, cake and co.
I am not very good with tractor models, i am more interested in livestock than tractor work.
Calf rearing for 10 years
Milking for 10 years
Management position for 2 years
Agrinet and Uniform literate
Potentially, my partner is a Dairy farm manager
Enjoy walking my collie x Dalmatian and seeing family and friends. Also clay shooting
5ft2 11 stone
Lead milker on a 400 cow TMR, AYC herd plus full time calf rearer. Responsible for cow health, pre and post calving, picking out bulling cows, drying off, colostrum management, scraping, feeding young stock and all aspects of calf rearing.
Assistant manager on a 200 spring calving herd. All aspects of farm work covered from milking to paper work- grazing management- training new staff members, management meetings, vet meetings- cow health
Before 2017 I have relief milked, calf rearered and studied large animal veterinary at Uni.
Start: 03/03/2021 Finish: Not Specified
1/2 hours from South West Devon. Accomodation required please for me and my well behaved collie x dalmation. She is very well mannered and excellent around all livestock, people, children and other dogs.